United American Free Will Baptist Church

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Denominational Profile

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1935 294 166 13,396
1936 - 226 19,616
1937 - 270 35,000
1942 - 1,712 60,000
1944 - 350 75,000
1946 - - 75,000
1951 554 618 78,350
1952 915 836 100,000
1958 784 - 100,000

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]